Tag Archive: POWs

Post-Rasul v. Bush Columbia Law School Presentation – Speech Notes – PDF

2004 Post-Rasul v. Bush Columbia Law School Presentation Speech Notes                                 Post Rasul—june 28 Hat; book; Play; Gerry Neuman:–met gitmo Haitian litigation—friend of harold’s—architect of…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Detained US Citizen in Legal Limbo at Navy Brig in Virginia – Miami Herald – by Frank Davies – PDF

2002 Detained US Citizen in Legal Limbo at Navy Brig in Virginia Yasser Esam Hamdi sat in a Navy brig in Norfolk, Va., Tuesday, a captive in legal limbo and apparently without legal representation. A reported U.S. citizen captured in…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Panel Says US Policy on Detainees In Cuba Breaks International Law – Wall Street Journal – by Jess Bravin – PDF

2002 Panel Says US Policy on Detainees In Cuba Breaks International Law A Bush administration policy that categorically denies prisoner-of-war status to al Qaeda and Taliban detainees violates international law, an Organization of American States panel found. In a 5-0…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Group Asks OAS to Step In to Change US Treatment of Prisoners Held In Cuba – Wall Street Journal – by Jess Bravin – PDF

2002 Group to Ask OAS to Step In to Change US Treatment of Prisoners Held in Cuba Saying that U.S. treat­ment of suspected al Qaeda and Taliban prisoners held in Cuba violates international law, a group of civil-rights lawyers is…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Should Guantanamo Bay Detainees be Freed? – Q&A with Jim Clancy – CNN – Transcript

THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT. THIS COPY MAY NOT BE IN ITS FINAL FORM AND MAY BE UPDATED. (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) UNIDENTIFIED MALE: We have today filed a lawsuit which tests the power of the federal government and of the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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The Laws of War – The Oregonian – by George Edmonson – PDF

2002 The Laws of War The rules for conducting war humanely arose from the horrifying deaths of battle. Almost 140 years ago, Swiss entrepreneur Henry Dunant electrified the world with his tale of the slaughter he witnessed at the battle…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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